Full Name
Dr. Yemi Adesokan
Job Title
Chief Scientific Officer and Co-Founder
Company
Gnubiotics
Speaker Bio
Yemi is Chief Scientific Officer and Co-Founder at Gnubiotics SA, a Swiss biotech company pioneering the development of Human Milk Oligosacchrides (HMOs) for human applications as well as Animal Milk Oligosaccharides (AMOs) for companion animals. Yemi has been recognized with awards such as the Boston Business Journal 40 under 40 award and the MIT Technology Review’s annual list of 35 top global innovators under the age of 35 TR35. Yemi has a PhD in Chemistry from the University of California, Irvine and completed a post-doctoral fellowship in Genetics with George Church at Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Yemi Adesokan